First cycle degree in

Astronomy (2020/2021)

Class: L-30 - Physics

Class L-30 - Physics
Duration 3 years
Branch Padova
Language Italian
Tuition fees and scholarships
President of the Course of Study ENRICO MARIA CORSINI
Access Open access with assessment test
Reference structures Department of physics and astronomy, Scuola di scienze

Brief overview of the course

Characteristics and objectives
The course provides the fundamentals of astronomy and astrophysics in addition to a good knowledge of classical and modern physics and adequate mathematical skills. At the end, the graduate student will know how to choose the proper observational setup and theoretical model to address an astrophysical problem by acquiring, analyzing, and modeling astronomical data.

Occupational opportunities
Graduate students with a B.Sc. Degree in Astronomy can find a job in companies interested in optics, space technology, scientific instrumentation, software development, and data analysis or they can carry out applied research in industrial and academic laboratories. Graduate students interested in pursuing research in astronomy or in teaching in middle and high schools need to complete their formation getting a M.Sc. Degree.

From Bachelor's degree to Master's degree
The B.Sc. Degree in Astronomy provides admission to the M.Sc. in Astronomy.